Symposium on Elected Public Service
John K. Pruellage Courtroom & Louis W. Riethmann, Jr. Pavilion
Join SLU LAW for a Symposium on Elected Public Service to learn more about a meaningful career as an elected official, the need for lawyers in the legislative process, and the mechanics for getting started. Lewis Rice member David W. Sweeney will speak on the tools and preparation needed to get involved in a career in elected public service. Featured speakers include the Honorable Ambassador Kevin F. O'Malley and the Honorable Mayor Francis G. Slay.
As the former chief legal counsel for the St. Louis Board of Aldermen, Dave has extensive experience handling government-related legal matters. In his private practice, he focuses on lobbying, governmental and finance matters; municipal and public law; government affairs; zoning, land use, tax increment financing, community improvement districts, and other development incentives.